Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School

700 Millennium Boulevard
Greenville, SC 29607
  • Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School serves 661 students in grades 6-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%.

School Overview

  • Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School's student population of 661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students661 students
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,130 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#298 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Asian
4%
1%
Hispanic
6%
9%
Black
32%
34%
White
56%
52%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.580.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
55%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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